According to official figures, in 2019, 3.8 million tons of milk were processed in Ukraine, which is 9.1% less than in 2018. 2.6 million tons were bought from dairy farms (-4.0% from last year) ), households provided 0.85 million tons (-21.8%). – INFAGRO
The Ukrainian parliament suspended the second reading of the bill On Changes to Some Legislative Acts of Ukraine on the Turnover of Farmland at a plenary session on Friday and began discussing other issues on the agenda.
Ukrainian cheese makers are now in a difficult situation. On the one hand, growing imports of cheap European cheeses are putting pressure on the market; on the other hand, fresh dairy producers keep the purchase prices of milk high preventing cheesemakers from lowering them. – INFAGRO
Shortage of raw milk in Ukraine, as it was predicted by scientists of the Institute of Agricultural Economics, in 2019 led to the growth of imports of all types of dairy products. Global food market has adequately and promptly responded to a shortage of raw milk in Ukraine and filled it with ready-made dairy products […]
In 2019, production of domestic dairy products decreased by 5-6%. The reason is a set of crises in the dairy industry. The current crisis is the predicted result of our government’s inaction in the years of independence. Support for dairy cattle breeding in our country was minimal. To stop the decline in milk production and […]
In 2919, after a long period of constant decline Ukrainian producers of canned milk managed to slightly increase production and also domestic and export sales. – INFAGRO
On January 2, an open meeting with agrarian associations was held under the chairmanship of Taras Vysotsky, Deputy Minister of Economic Development, Trade and Agriculture of Ukraine . The participants had the opportunity to express their proposals on directions of the state support for 2020.
The cheese plate, or the French “plateau de fromage”, is gaining popularity in Ukraine, gradually turning into a necessary element of an exquisite festive meal.
Kseniya Krupytska, Chief Manager on Foreign Economic Activity of Ichnia Condensed Milk Company says the dairy has started exporting condensed milk to Europe.
25 years ago Ukraine was ranked 6th in the world by cow’s milk production. Now it faces the threat of shortage of milk.